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🔑 feature table


  • CPU architecture
  • Kernel/User mode (or mixed)

Core capabilities:

  • Persistency
  • Management interface
  • Altering system (library) behavior

Stealth capabilities:

  • Detection evasion
  • System logs cleaning (filtering)

Hiding stuff capabilities:

  • Hiding of files and directories
  • Hiding (tampering) of file contents
  • Hiding of processes and process trees
  • Hiding of network connections and activity
  • Hiding of process accounting information (like CPU usage)

Additional functions:

  • Keylogger
  • Backdoor/shell
  • Gaining priveleges

🙈 user mode rootkits

🙉 kernel mode rootkits

Linux 4.18+ rootkit with multiple reverse backdoors, task management, CPU usage hiding, stealth techniques, ELF infection and evasion from anti-rooktiks based on eBPF.

  • reveng007/reveng_rtkit

    Linux Loadable Kernel Module (LKM) based rootkit capable of hiding itself, processes/implants, rmmod proof, has ability to bypass infamous rkhunter antirootkit.

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